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  • This Day In Sports History (December 10th) — C.C. Sabathia

    This Day In Sports History (December 10th) — C.C. Sabathia

    It was on this day in 2008 that the New York Yankees signed free agent starting pitcher C.C. Sabathia to a seven-year, $161 million contract.  This remains the largest contract ever signed by a pitcher in Major League Baseball history. The Yankees got exactly what they paid for in Sabathia’s first year, as he was […]

  • Stat Line of the Night – 12/9/2013 – Josh McCown

    Stat Line of the Night – 12/9/2013 – Josh McCown

    The Chicago Bears weren’t expected to be big contenders this year. But as it turns out, their whole division sucks. Adrian Peterson is having a “down” year (meaning he is only second in the league in rushing), Aaron Rodgers broke his collarbone, and Detroit is…well, Detroit. So people started wondering if the Bears had a […]

  • 9 Greatest Snow Games in the History of the NFL

    9 Greatest Snow Games in the History of the NFL

    Yesterday, the Philadelphia Eagles played the Detroit Lions at Lincoln Financial Field under conditions that, at times, could only be described as blizzard-like. Only light snow showers had been forecasted, but mother nature ended up dumping a half foot of the white stuff on the Philadelphia area. And while it played havoc with the coaches’ […]

  • LeSean McCoy Made the Lions Defense Look Silly on Sunday (GIFs)

    LeSean McCoy Made the Lions Defense Look Silly on Sunday (GIFs)

    The performance of Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy yesterday would been impressive under any circumstances. The guy had 217 yards on the ground against the Lions, and 148 of them came in the fourth quarter—as did his two touchdowns of 40 and 57 yards. But the fact that the NFL’s rushing leader did it […]

  • FSU “Red Lightning” Greets Jameis Winston After Hit (GIF)

    FSU “Red Lightning” Greets Jameis Winston After Hit (GIF)

    A couple days ago we told you about “Red Lightning,” the FSU ball boy who was present during seemingly every big FSU play of the season, according to his “highlight reel.” Well, good news for you Red Lightning fans: He was spotted at yesterday’s ACC Championship game against Duke, giving invaluable moral support to Jameis […]

  • This Day In Sports History (December 9th) — Eddie George

    This Day In Sports History (December 9th) — Eddie George

    It was on this day in 1995 that Ohio State University running back Eddie George was named as the Heisman Trophy winner.  George beat out future NFL stars Peyton Manning, Keyshawn Johnson and Warrick Dunn to take home the award. In his first couple of seasons at Ohio State, George battled fumbling issues, which led […]

  • Oklahoma State Scores Field Goal During Earthquake (GIF)

    Oklahoma State Scores Field Goal During Earthquake (GIF)

    It’s hard enough to do things like set a table or arrange books on a bookshelf during an earthquake, but Oklahoma State Cowboys kicker Ben Grogan took the “doing things while the ground is moving under your feet” game to the next level by scoring a 41-yard field goal in Saturday’s game against the University […]